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BURTON SCHOOL BOARD APPROVES 2015-2016 CALENDAR

The Burton School Board approved the calendar for the 2015-2016 school year at their meeting last night.  The next school year in Burton will begin on Monday, August 24th and…

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FORMER ASSISTANT SEC. OF DEFENSE TO SPEAK AT ROTARY THURSDAY

James Clad former US Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Asia will speak on Oil Prices and National Security at the Rotary Club of Washington County Thursday at noon. The public…

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STUDENTS COMPETE AT REGIONAL HISTORY FAIR

As a seventh grader at North Zulch High School, Lilly Long was inspired by the story of Lilly Ledbetter and the women’s suffrage movement. On Friday, Long brought Ledbetter’s story…

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PPE HOLDS RIBBON CUTTING AT NEW FACILITY

Precision Polymer Engineering held a ribbon cutting this afternoon at their new manufacturing facility in the Brenham Business Park.  PPE is based in England, and this is their first US…

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STANDING ROOM ONLY CROWD HEARS RACE TRACK OPPOSITION PLANS

Over 300 local residents crowed into the St. Stanislaus Catholic Church Community Center in Chappell Hill last night to hear what could be done to stop Club Track Holdings from…

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SPRING TURF GRASS SEMINAR TUESDAY

If you want to have a better looking yard this summer, you may want to attend the Spring Turf Grass Seminar Tuesday.  The Washington County Horticulture Committee is hosting the…

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BRENHAM CHARTER AMENDMENTS ON MAY BALLOT

  Brenham residents voting in the May 9th election will find a lengthy additional ballot along with the City, Blinn, and BISD ballots.  The city will have 23 propositions to…

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WATER CONSERVATION CONFERENCE SATURDAY

The Texas Wildlife Association will be presenting a water conservation program this Saturday at the Blinn College Rankin Agriculture Complex.  The conference entitled “Before April Showers” is presented by Women…

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WEEKEND POLICE REPORT

Two individuals were arrested Friday for marijuana possession.  At 2pm Friday, Brenham Police Officer Kevin Mertz conducted a traffic stop in the 700 block of Wilkins Street.  An open container…

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HOME DEPOT DONATES MATERIALS TO FCCLA

Home Depot teamed up with Brenham FCCLA to build tables for Camp for All. Home Depot donated enough materials to build fifteen picnic tables for a total donation of over…

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